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Figure (England), ca. 1840

This is a Figure. It is dated ca. 1840 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is composition board (possibly paper mache), molded & painted. possible masonite base. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 15.2 x 7.3 x 6.9 cm (6 x 2 7/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pencil on bottom: "Bliss"

Cite this object as

Figure (England), ca. 1840; composition board (possibly paper mache), molded & painted. possible masonite base; H x W x D: 15.2 x 7.3 x 6.9 cm (6 x 2 7/8 x 2 11/16 in.); 1937-67-5

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